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Nature Center With A Mission

I just came back from seeing Madagascar, and I don’t mean the newly-released movie of the same name.

The real Madagascar is a stunningly beautiful island that drifted away from other land masses 160 million years ago...

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Rick Hauser
Occupy Western New York

Occupy the Valley! Occupy the Urban Infill Lot! Occupy the Vineyard, the Forest Clearing, the Canal Edge, the Neighborhood! This kind of Occupation requires no plaques and no speeches. It makes only one demand – the demand to listen to the land, first.

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Rick Hauser
HOME EVOLUTION 101: Next GENeration

The rule for neighborhoods and their venerable houses is the same as that which guides the evolution of species – Survival of the Fittest. Houses which do not evolve to meet the changing needs of their occupants perish.

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Rick Hauser